MMAWeekly Radio is back with Bellator’s Brian Rogers as well as Chad George joining the show, plus debate about Rampage Jackson, UFC 146's all heavyweight main card and Nick Diaz.

Brian Rogers talks about his second stint as part of the Bellator middleweight tournament and how he goes from a day job as a teacher to fighting at night.

Chad George previews his fight this weekend with Shad Smith, while also discussing facing the first openly gay fighter in MMA, and the taboo that goes along with that.

Finally the debate opens up in the Sixth Round with a myriad of topics being discussed:

- Rampage Jackson will face Shogun Rua in his final fight in the UFC. Like it, love it or hate it?
- Do you think Rampage is really done with the UFC?
- All heavyweight card for UFC 146. Good idea?
- Alexander Gustafsson gets a new opponent in Thiago Silva. Better fight now?
- Nick Diaz has appealed his suspension by the Nevada Commission. Do you believe he’ll be exonerated of all charges?

This is MMAWeekly Radio for Wednesday, March 14

Click to keep surfing MMAWeekly while listening to this episode

Click to listen on non-Flash devices or right-click to download MP3

Subscribe via iTunes

view original article >>

Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

Fighting in Italy, Bellator 152's Brian Rogers won't leave anything to chance vs. Sakara

  • 23 days ago
  • 14 views

Brian Rogers said he’s honored to co-headline Bellator’s first overseas event when Bellator 152 goes down later this month. He also knows it’s a big risk.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>

Former champ Douglas Lima meets Chidi Njokuani at Bellator 156 in June

  • 24 days ago
  • 5 views

Bellator’s summer return to Fresno, Calif., has its latest fight, and it will feature a former welterweight champion.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>

Bellator 152 results: Patricky Freire beats Kevin Souza in promotion's Italy debut

  • 13 days ago
  • 9 views

TURIN, Italy – Bellator’s debut event outside of North America was filled with exciting finishes. That didn’t include the headliner, however.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>

Bellator 153's Patricio Freire plans to keep breaking records on way back to title

  • 8 days ago
  • 6 views

For his first fight back after losing Bellator’s featherweight title, things could’ve been a little better for Patricio Freire. Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>

Matt Mitrione to Bellator heavyweights: 'You’re not doing enough'

  • 19 days ago
  • 35 views

For Matt Mitrione, stirring the pot is nothing new. So even though Bellator’s newest free-agent acquisition doesn’t even have a fight booked, it comes as no surprise that he’s already shaking up thin read news >>

Brian Rogers Plans to Unleash the Predator on Italy at Bellator 152

  • 17 days ago
  • 3 views

Back on track, Brian Rogers plans to unleash the Predator on Italy, when he faces Alessio Sakara this week at Bellator 152. read news >>

Alessio Sakara is Looking to Knock Out Brian Rogers at Bellator 152

  • 14 days ago
  • 10 views

MMA veteran Alessio Sakara is looking to score a knockout over Brian Rogers in the Bellator 152 co-main event in Torino, Italy on Saturday. read news >>

5 reasons to watch Bellator's finisher-heavy debut in Europe for Bellator 152 in Italy

  • 14 days ago
  • 19 views

Bellator has put together a card heavy on finishers for its first trip to Europe. The 10 fighters competing at Bellator 152 have 109 fights between them, and only 28 of those fights have gone the dis read news >>

Bellator 152 weigh-in results: Patricky Freire (155.2), Kevin Souza (155.2) official

  • 14 days ago
  • 10 views

The Bellator 152 weigh-ins are in the books, and the fighters on the main card are official and set for their nationally televised fights.Filed under: Bellator, Featured Videos, News, Videos read news >>

Only 21, Bellator 152's A.J. McKee calls his title shot by the end of 2016

  • 14 days ago
  • 3 views

A.J. McKee drives fast cars too fast, can disassemble and reassemble any gun put in front of him, and occasionally eats too much cinnamon.Filed under: Bellator, Featured Videos, News, Videos read news >>